Modern History

Pub Date : 2002 | Author : James Dixon | Publisher : Letts and Lonsdale

ISBN 10 : 1843150190
ISBN 13 : 9781843150190

This is a learning/revision guide intended to help history GCSE students to remember key information. Each topic has a double page spread with diagrams. It also has GCSE-style ques..

From Isolation To War

Pub Date : 2015-10-05 | Author : Justus D. Doenecke | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9781118952320
ISBN 13 : 1118952324

The new edition of this popular and widely-used American history textbook has been thoroughly updated to include a wealth of new scholarship on American diplomacy in the decade lea..

The Folly Of War

Pub Date : 2005 | Author : Donald E. Schmidt | Publisher : Algora Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9780875863832
ISBN 13 : 0875863833

The Folly of War is a critical analysis of American wars in the 20th century. The author contends that US foreign policy has been driven by the public's desire to "do good" -- but ..

Hirohito S War

Pub Date : 2016-09-08 | Author : Francis Pike | Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781350021228
ISBN 13 : 1350021229

Named one of Foreign Affairs' Best Books of 2016 In his magisterial 1,208 page narrative of the Pacific War, Francis Pike's Hirohito's War offers an original interpretation, balanc..

A Perpetual Fire

Pub Date : 2013-09-01 | Author : Lara Jaishree Netting | Publisher : Hong Kong University Press

ISBN 10 : 9789888139187
ISBN 13 : 9888139185

After serving as a missionary and then foreign advisor to Qing officials from 1887 to 1911, John Ferguson became a leading dealer of Chinese art, providing the Metropolitan Museum ..